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July 16, 2020

Bob Baffert Suspended 15 Days After Two Horses Fail Drug Tests

Nick Roush 11:00am July 16, 2020 7/16/20

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The only person to ever train two Triple Crown champions has been suspended from racing horses in the state of Arkansas for 15 days. The horses in question, Charlatan and Gamine, failed post-race drug tests at Oaklawn Park on Arkansas Derby Day. Charlatan’s Arkansas Derby victory and Gamine’s allowance win have been stripped as stewards…

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July 7, 2020

Bob Baffert explains why two of his star horses failed a drug test

Nick Roush 10:00am July 7, 2020 7/7/20

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One of the greatest to ever train thoroughbreds now has to explain why two of his top three-year-olds failed a drug test this spring on Arkansas Derby Day at Oaklawn Park. Kentucky Derby frontrunner Charlatan and Oaks-contending filly Gamine each failed post-race drug tests after securing wins at Oaklawn. Contested by Baffert’s stable, Monday evening…

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May 27, 2020

REPORT: Bob Baffert’s Undefeated Kentucky Derby Contender Tests Positive for Banned Substance

Nick Roush 12:00pm May 27, 2020 5/27/20

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One of horse racing’s top Triple Crown contenders has reportedly tested positive for a banned substance. According to The New York Times two horses trained by Bob Baffert, Charlatan and Gamine, tested positive for the banned substance lidocaine at Arkansas’ Oaklawn Park. Each horse won at the track May 2, including Charlatan’s dominant victory in…

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May 6, 2019

Bob Baffert: “No one ever calls an objection in the Derby”

Drew Franklin 1:00pm May 6, 2019 5/6/19

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It has been almost two whole days since Maximum Security won then lost the Kentucky Derby and the controversial finish is still a hot topic across the sports world. Maximum Security’s owner, Gary West, announced via the Today Show that he will be appealing the decision and confirmed Maximum Security will skip the Preakness in…

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